Jordan

Umm Qais

Archaeology beyond Petra

Amman | Dana | Petra | Wadi Rum | Aqaba | Dead Sea | Jerash | Umm Qais
Approx. 14 days
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Explore northern Jordan’s little-visited archaeological ruins at Umm Qais
Umm Qais

Explore northern Jordan’s little-visited archaeological ruins at Umm Qais

In the hills above the Jordan Valley lies Umm Qais, the home of the ancient Roman ruins of Gadara. The area also offers an array of outdoor activities and stunning views encompassing three countries, the Golan Heights and the Sea of Galilee.

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